Babies & Toddlers

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What to do when your baby doesn’t want to sleep

According to my mother I never slept as a baby. The way she tells it, I never even closed my eyes, not even for...
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How is formula made?

Have you ever taken a moment to consider how infant formula is made and the quality control involved? Is there more to it than...
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Breastfeeding: 5 ways it can be encouraged responsibly

Breastfeeding shouldn’t face protest. M-SUR/Shutterstock Amy Brown, Swansea University Health promotion messages rarely work when they simply tell people what to do. We all know what a...
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2 recipes to help with your baby’s constipation

The following two recipes come recommended by our baby nutrition expert, Kath Megaw, to help relieve your baby’s constipation that may be a result...
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A tribute to my baby’s father

With June being a month dedicated to fathers, this is a tribute to my baby’s father who has held my hand since the day...
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Kosher and halaal infant formula

For both the Jewish and Muslim faiths, there is no separation between the concept of worship and the mundane contexts of everyday life. And...
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Colic and choosing the right formula

Would you believe that around 40% of infants aged from two weeks to three months are affected by colic? Even though infants who suffer...
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The history of formula

Whether because of personal choice or necessity, there are many reasons a mother may choose to formula-feed her baby – but have you ever thought...
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Codeine: You could be putting your baby at risk

By DNAlysis Did you know that common medications such as Myprodol, Mybulen, Benylin C and Sinutab could harm you, your unborn baby and your child? These...
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How to swaddle your newborn baby

There is more to swaddling than just wrapping your newborn baby in a blanket. It mimics the womb, comforts and protects your baby from...